|Shades of Green May 24 2012 Community Gardens in Austin with Jake Stewart - John Hoffner: Producer, Co-host: Reed Sternberg, Stacy Guidry|
Our guest for May 24th was Jake Stewart of the City of Austin. Jake coordinates Sustainable Urban Agriculture and Food Security for the City. We got to discuss a wide range of topics related to urban organic gardening.
Keywords: Urban Gardens; Community Gardening; Sustainable Agriculture; Austin; Food Security
|Cultivando la ciudad - Stefanie Fock|
a video-summary about the project Urban Gardens: Cultivating Barcelona
Keywords: huertos urbanos; urbane gÃ¤rten; urban gardens; orti urbani
|Cultivando la ciudad - Stefanie Fock|
a video-summary about the project on urban gardening in barcelona.
Keywords: urban gardens; huertos urbanos; urbane gÃ¤rten; orti urbani
|Shades of Green August 16 2012 Vertical Gardening and Other Growing Innovations - John Hoffner: Producer, Co-host: Reed Sternberg, Stacy Guidry|
Vertical Gardening & Other Growing Innovations! Jenny Peterson is an Austin, Texas-based landscape designer and freelance writer specializing in xeriscaping and small urban spaces. Her work has been featured in Garden Up!, a 2011 Cool Springs Press release on vertical gardening, and in the upcoming Timber Press release, Small-Space Container Gardens, as well as in âHorticultureâ and âCottages & Bungalowsâ magazines...
Keywords: vertical gardening; master gardener; organic gardening; sustainable growing; urban gardens
|Matt Hern talk|
The world is rapidly becoming urbanized and in many ways cities are our best (only?) ecological hope. Matt will present one thread of ideas about what a radically democratic and participatory urbanism might look like, based on the organizing experiences in three separate projects in East Vancouver. Matt Hern lives and works in East Vancouver with his partner and daughters where he directs the Purple Thistle Centre and co-founded the Car-Free Commercial Drive Festival and Car-Free Vancouver Day...
Keywords: anarchism; urbanism; horizontalism; matt hern; street parties; urban gardens; power; radical
Dean of Hilltop Urban Gardens talks about going to US Social Forum and the importance of celebration in movement building
Keywords: celebration; allied media conference; us social forum; cascadia freedom caravan; profiles; hilltop urban gardens; pacific northwest
|Ecology Emerges: Oscar Grande - Shaping San Francisco|
Oscar Grande is an organizer with PODER in San Francisco's Mission District, an organization dedicated to environmental and social justice.
Keywords: Environmental justice; ecology; urban agriculture; economic growth; transportation; urban gardens; racism; Mission District
|South end development policy: bra and city-owned properties in the south end, current status - Boston Redevelopment Authority|
...discusses current land use status of BRA and city owned properties in the South End; the appendix lists the properties (address, ward, assessor's parcel number and square footage); the lists are categorized as follows: undesignated vacant land/buildings, long term lease agreements (specifically the Boston Center for the Arts), temporary lease agreements, parcels previously considered as part of the South End Neighborhood Housing Initiative (SENHI) II for potential affordable housing, Boston U...
Keywords: Boston Center for the Arts; Housing; Buildings; Community gardens; Land use; Real property; Urban Gardens; Vacant Buildings; Vacant lands
Nat of the B Media Collective talks about his hopes and reasons for participating in the great convergence
Keywords: celebration; convergence; allied media conference; us social forum; cascadia freedom caravan; profiles; hilltop urban gardens; pacific northwest
|South end: open space community land trust report (Volume 2nd draft) - Boston Redevelopment Authority|
...explores the possibility of establishing a community land trust (CLT) for 12 parcels of vacant land in Boston's South End included in the South End Neighborhood Housing Initiative (SENHI) Phase II program consisting of 10 community gardens, a tot lot and a small park; considers such legal issues as land use, zoning, maintenance costs, taxation and land ownership; also includes zoning code amendments 101 and 102, sample budgets, IRS form 1023: Application for Recognition of Exemption (section ...
Keywords: Housing; Community gardens; Community Land Trusts (CLT's); Gardens; Land use; Open spaces; Parks; Playgrounds; South End Neighborhood Housing Initiative (SENHI); Urban Gardens; Vacant lands; Zoning
|Report on organizing, maintenance, physical site improvement and fundraising strategies for the south end-lower Roxbury neighborhood open space land trust - Boston Urban Gardeners, Inc|
...areas covered in this open space/land use maintenance plan for the South End/Lower Roxbury area of Boston include citizen participation, capital improvements and fund raising, urban design, etc.; includes location map, schematic design, physical site improvement strategy and membership list for the following sites: Dartmouth Street Community Park, Gazebo Community Garden (Rutland and Washington Streets), Lenox/Kendall Community Garden, Parcel 33-B Community Garden (Northampton Street), Tenant...
Keywords: Political participation; Community gardens; Gardens; Land trusts; Land use; Open spaces; South End / Lower Roxbury Neighborhood Open Space Land Trust, Boston (Mass.); City planning; Urban Gardens
Keywords: urban; food; agriculture; gardens; gardeners; havana; cuba; agricultural; production; seed; urban agriculture; seed houses; food security; food production; seed house; urban gardens; community food; biological control; personal communication; agriculture department
Keywords: permaculture; permablitz; food; sydney; oil; garden; peak; organic; agriculture; climate; earth sydney; climate change; peak oil; agriculture industry; permaculture designer; olive oil; oil production; green revolution; food production; urban gardens
|Tenderloin Times (August 1990) (Volume Vol. 14, No. 7)|
Tenderloin neighborhood quadrilingual monthly newspaper
Keywords: Multi Service Center opens; Julie Scheff; Tom McCarthy; Bill Kisliuk; 24 homeless advocates jailed; Civic Center protest; Vu Duc Vuong; Homeless Advocate Mitch Snyder suicide; urban gardens; Kathy Looper; Leroy Looper; homeless shelter workers unionize; Protests of Sixth International AIDS conference; Phil Head; Tom McCarthy; Park 55 boycott; Civic Center Plaza Sweep; Greer Lleuad; Jennifer Wright; T. McCarthy; AIDS outreach workers honored; Youth Enviroment Study; Couples Counselors; Sexual Partners Integrity Resource Intervention Team; Community Health Outreach Workers; Frank Espada; Craig Lasha; Brandy Moore; Black Coalition on AIDS; Askia Muhammed; Dr. David Werdegar; Liz Price; Food Runners; Jefferson Hotel; Keith Grier; Keiko Ohnuma; Father Tom Flower; Diana Wong; Guy N. Cottle; Mariella Poli; Geneveive Yuen; Project RAFT TL teens went with Soviet Union teens; Jean Marie de la Trinite; Marilyn Williams; Hillary Packard; Albert Chin; David Cornell